Can Cloud Computing Disrupt the HPC Market?

This article was written by Theo Lynn and originally appeared as a guest entry in Information Management. You can read the original here. The market for high performance computing is huge and growing. Estimates of the total HPC market range from US$21bn to US$29.4bn (IDC, 2015; Intersect360 Research, 2015). The cloud category …

Irish Times Article: Research at UCC into cloud energy efficiency

Below is the Irish Times technology supplement coverage of the CloudLightning Project, titled, “Research at UCC into cloud energy efficiency”. The article focuses largely on the benefits of CloudLightning’s proposed power-efficient cloud infrastructure. It also mentions the computing constraints of homogeneous cloud models and the benefits of heterogeneity in cloud …